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HIGH FIVE Training now recognized by the Coaching Association of Canada as Professional Development

21 Mar, 2017
HIGH FIVE and the Coaching Association of Canada (CAC), have joined to announce that HIGH FIVE training is being recognized as professional development (PD) within the National Coaching Certification...

Phase 1 of Older Adult Standard complete

16 Feb, 2017
Phase 2 of the HIGH FIVE Older Adult project is underway! This project has been made possible with funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation. Find out more about the expansion of the HIGH FIVE...

Breaking Down Barriers to Participation in SK

23 Jan, 2017
Young community leaders in La Loche, SK, became HIGH FIVE certified as part of a 3 day camp program, in an effort to build recreation capacity and break down barriers to participation. HIGH FIVE...

New Report: HIGH FIVE Impact

17 Nov, 2016
HIGH FIVE has released a new study in celebration of National Child Day and 15 years of positive experiences for kids! The HIGH FIVE Impact Summary Report highlights the benefits of the HIGH FIVE...

Update: Fall 2016

19 Sep, 2016
Everything you need to know about exciting HIGH FIVE news, resources and products. In this issue: 15 Years of HIGH FIVE: The celebration continues! Save 15% off all items on the online shop! Use...

Focus Groups Underway for Older Adult Expansion

14 Sep, 2016
HIGH FIVE has received funding from the Ontario Trillium Foundation to develop a Quality Assurance Framework for Older Adult recreation.  This 3-year project will build on the current HIGH FIVE...

Summer Camp staff 'Get Happy' in Nunavut

12 Sep, 2016
“You have the ability to change a life this summer. How are you going to do it?”- Dawn Currie, Executive Director, Recreation and Parks Association of Nunavut (RPAN) Now in its second year, Get Happy...

Lucy tries new sports with HIGH FIVE

27 Jul, 2016
A little while ago, we introduced our network to a very special series of kids book called Lucy Tries Sports, in which a young girl enjoys trying new sports and experiencing the HIGH FIVE 5...

City of Hamilton achieves the highest standard of excellence

12 Jul, 2016
On June 16, 2016, the City of Hamilton received the designation of HIGH FIVE Accredited Organization. Over 2 years, they undertook a rigorous series of evaluations and best practices to ensure they...

PSP Petawawa Community Recreation earns prestigious designation of HIGH FIVE Accreditation

10 Jun, 2016
On June 5, 2016, PSP Petawawa Community Recreation received the official stamp of becoming a HIGH FIVE Accredited Organization. Through their commitment and dedication to enhancing the quality of...

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